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Entry for Strong's #451 - Ἄννα

Transliteration
Ánna
Phonetics
an'-nah  
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin (02584)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Anna = "grace"
  1. A prophetess in Jerusalem at the time of the Lord's presentation in the Temple. She was of the tribe of Asher.
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2583 ‑ חָנָה (khaw‑naw');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Luke 1
Luke 1
Luke 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-NSF 1
N-NSF 1
N-NSF 1
NA WH
N-NSF 1
N-NSF 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Αννα (WH Ἅννα, see their Introductory § 408), Αννας (on this genitive cf. Buttmann, 17 (15); Ph. Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. i., p. 138), , Anna, (חַנָּה grace), the proper name of a woman (so in 1 Samuel 1:2ff; 2:1 Alex.; Tobit 1:9, 20, etc.), a prophetess, in other respects unknown: Luke 2:36.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἄννα , -ας ,

(Heb. H2583),

Anna, a prophetess: Luke 2:36.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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Αννα Ἅννα Anna Hanna Hánna
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